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2018-05-21 17:15:23

Thank You For Mountains

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As an introduction to poetry, MYP0 students have read and analysed a poem by Benjamin Zephaniah: "Thank You for Word".

In order to remind ourselves that many truly important words, and "grateful" being one of them, are slowly losing their true meaning, the students have written their own "Thank You For Mountains" poem. In the beginning some of the students experienced a writer's block, but pair work has helped them overcome this uneasy feeling and now they are all proud of their work.

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2018-05-09 18:23:36

Compulsory Reading Is Fun

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MYP0 students were given the task to analyse the book "Trojica u Trnju" by Pavao Pavlicic in a different way than usual. They created a movable map of a character, drew a character the way they imagined them and did the analysis.

The next task was to fill the paper bags with various objects connected in some way with the given novel. The paper bags were artfully designed and decorated. During class the students summarized the novel and presented it by using their chosen objects.

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2017-11-15 17:48:12

Koko in Paris

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After having read the book "Koko u Parizu" from author Ivan Kusan, the MYP0 students were given the task to briefly act out their favourite character.

You can see how it turned out in the short video clip below.

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2017-11-14 18:23:18

Visit to the Knezija Library

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On November 9th MYP0 students visited the Knezija Library. The librarian, Ms Drazena greeted us very warmly and showed us around the library, especially children section and reading room. She explained us how we can use public library and what is needed to become a member of the public library.

We would like to thank Ms. Drazena for useful and great time in the Knezija Library.

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2017-10-31 15:17:45

Reference Resources Workshop

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During the Book Month teacher Ina, our librarian and Croatian teacher organized a lesson where she showed us types of reference resources.

We learned about atlas, encyclopedias, dictionaries, Thesauruses and some kid friendly search engines.

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